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Papillons (Butterflies)

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Papillons (Butterflies)

Material(s): 
Amber glass (reddish color)
Designer/Maker: 
Rene Lalique for Maison Lalique
Markings: 
Molded R. Lalique on base
Origin: 
France
Date or Era: 
1920 to 1947
Dimensions: 
19 cm.
Special Features: 
Pattern is Papillons (butterflies) which are embossed in the glass.
Additional Information: 
Maison Lalique was his own shop and sales network. There was also an atomizer produced from the base which is rarer than the burner. In the catalogue raisonne these are classified Brule-Parfums A Alcool, and used alcohol as fuel.

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